Funeral Directors play an important role in the funeral process after the passing of a loved one. Not only are they there to transport and prepare the body, ready for burial or cremation, but they are also there to offer support and guidance when arranging all other aspects of the funeral.
In addition to the above, your Funeral Director may also provide the following services:
This list is not exhaustive, nor does it mean that every Funeral Director will provide all of these services. A Funeral Director can volunteer options but in the end it is the family's right to choose whatever arrangements they wish.
Although it can be difficult to make many quick decisions at the time of a loved one's passing, it is really important that you check (and question, if necessary) what exactly you are paying your Funeral Director for. The costs (which can vary greatly, depending on your choices) should fall under one of these three categories:
If you would like more information on arranging a funeral, or would like to find a Funeral Director, please contact the following: